NIPGR Jobs 2017 – Senior Research Fellow, India
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR) is an autonomous institution aided by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The Institute’s establishment coincides with the 50th anniversary of India’s independence as well as birth anniversary of Prof. (Dr.) J. C. Bose. NIPGR is poised to contribute towards frontier areas of Plant Biology such as, Computational Biology, Genome Analysis and Molecular Mapping, Molecular Mechanism of Abiotic Stress Responses, Nutritional Genomics, Plant Development and Architecture, Plant Immunity, Molecular Breeding, Transgenics for crop improvement and other emerging areas based on plant genomics.
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR) is inviting applications from suitable candidates for filling up the purely temporary position of Senior Research Fellow and Lab/Field Assistant in the DBT Part-B Sub-project-2 entitled “Transcriptome and small RNA diversity analysis of developing seed contrasting rice varieties” of Seed Biology under the supervision of Dr. Pinky Agarwal, Scientist, NIPGR. The positions are purely temporary and are co-terminus with the project.
Job Title: Sr. Research Fellow
Job Location: New Delhi
Educational Qualification: M.Sc./M.Tech. degree or equivalent (with minimum 60% marks) in Life Science/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Molecular Biology/Bioinformatics or a related field with a minimum of two years of post M.Sc./M.Tech research experience.
Years of Experience: 2 years
Salary: Emoluments as per DST/DBT norms & as sanctioned in the project
Job Title: Lab/Field Assistant
Job Location: New Delhi
Educational Qualification: Candidate must have experience in working in rice field, greenhouse, and handling of related materials in the laboratory.
Salary: Rs. 8000/- per month.
How to Apply: Eligible candidates may apply by sending soft copy for the post of SRF and hard copy for Lab/Field Assistant their complete application in the given format at the link below, with a cover and the attested copies of the certificates and proof of research experience (if any) are to be attached with the hard copy of application. The applications should reach at the address given below within 15 days from the date of advertisement. The mail subject should be for the post of SRF/Field Assistant in “Seed Biology Project” of Dr Pinky Agarwal, Scientist, NIPGR.
Dr. Pinky Agarwal
National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR),
Aruna Asraf Ali Mrag,
P.O. Box No. 10531,
New Delhi – 110067
Start Date: 3 November 2017
End Date: 18th November 2017